Tommy Lew Record, 89, of Dumas, passed away on Monday, April 2, 2018. Memorial services are scheduled for 2 o'clock in the afternoon on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at First Presbyterian Church with Rod Schumacher officiating. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors.
Tommy was born on July 28, 1928 in Amarillo, TX to Tom and Lula Mae (Geary) Record. He grew up in Dumas and graduated from Dumas High School. He then attended Panhandle State University. Tommy honorably served his country in the United States Army as a tank driver, assigned to the 45th Infantry Tank Division. After his service to his country, Tommy returned home where he would marry his wife Pat on September 8, 1953 in Sunray; she preceded him in death in 1981. Tommy was a true cowboy and loved roping, rodeos, horses, cattle and everything associated with being a cowboy. He also enjoyed dancing and playing cards with his friends. He was a member of St Paul's Episcopal Church.
In addition to his wife, Pat, he was also preceded in death by his parents and two brothers: Roy and Harold 'Boog' Record.
Tommy is survived by his children: Cathy Boone of Dumas; Buster Record and wife Jane of Buffalo, OK and Billie Jameson and husband Rupert of Dumas; grandchildren: Kim Hodges and husband Mark, Heath May and husband Chris, Rance Jameson and wife Theresa, Kelly Brown and husband Chance, Teekay Parker and husband Robert, Tylee Heredia and husband Christian; 8 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren.
The family suggests with gratitude that memorials be made to Ussery-Roan Residents Case Funds, 1020 Tascosa Road, Amarillo TX 79124.